New year, New Start

January 2019

For some people a new year is a great time to try new things or to try and improve their lives in some way. Now I'm sure most of like us to think that we are "practically perfect, in every way" (just like Mary Poppins) but there's a good chance that we could all use a little more kindness in our lives.

Reading is one great way to connect with people and to learn about lives and experiences that are different from our own. Researchers have even studied how reading can help build understanding and empathy so we can better connect with others.

So why not start the New Year with some books that encourage kindness and understanding.
Here are some titles to get you started: